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Nutrition Schools
In San Jose, California

Nutrition faculty can choose to work at only one nutrition school in San Jose. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nutrition academic community in San Jose, and the future trends. Academia in nutrition includes nutrition training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Jose Vs. California Nutrition Employment

San Jose 270
California 7,170

Exactly 270 of California's 7,170 nutrition professionals work in San Jose. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nutrition professionals in San Jose has shrunk by 32%. Overall employment in San Jose has also decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Nutrition employment growth

7,400 8,800 8,340 8,380 7,170
400 540 470 400 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Nutrition VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$53,590 $55,145 $59,940 $57,710 $58,720
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

As the number of nutrition professionals in San Jose has shrunk, salaries for nutrition professionals have increased. San Jose nutrition professionals made $58,720 per year, on average, in 2010. Nutrition professionals in San Jose made a yearly average salary of $53,590, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nutrition professionals in San Jose is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in San Jose

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San Jose nutrition professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,670. The difference in pay between the nutrition professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 76%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,420 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,015 per year.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in San Jose


Nutrition professional salaries in San Jose are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nutrition schools in San Jose


There is only one accredited nutrition school in the city. Many of San Jose's nutrition professionals are graduates of this school.

Nutrition Programs Offered In San Jose


San Jose's nutrition schools offer 2 nutrition degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nutrition Degrees In San Jose


In 2010 approximately 71 students graduated from nutrition courses.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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